Al Khor Hospital offers new support hotline for pregnant women

Al Khor Hospital offers new support hotline for pregnant women

Al Khor Hospital has commenced a special programme to provide antenatal infant feeding classes to pregnant women. In addition, the hospital now has a hotline that women can call for breastfeeding support.

Al Khor Hospital midwife wins global challenge

Al Khor Hospital midwife wins global challenge

Al Khor Hospital continually strives to deliver high-quality maternal healthcare services, and this is reflected by their staff committed to the best care and wellbeing of mothers and their babies.

New clinic at Al Khor Hospital serves high-risk pregnant women

New clinic at Al Khor Hospital serves high-risk pregnant women

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Al Khor Hospital has introduced a new clinic to help women who have had a previous caesarean section deliver their next child normally, it was announced Friday.

Al Khor Mall observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Al Khor Mall observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Al Khor Mall, in association with Al Khor Hospital and Raha Medical Center, has conducted a CSR (corporate social responsibility)

Al Khor Hospital embarks on 18-month expansion programme

Al Khor Hospital embarks on 18-month expansion programme

Al Khor Hospital has embarked on an 18-month-long construction programme as part of a major expansion effort aimed at enhancing the patient experience and reducing the wait time and length of stay

HMC breastfeeding specialist receives international breast health certification

HMC breastfeeding specialist receives international breast health certification

Dr Mohamed Ilyas Khan, breastfeeding specialist, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Al Khor Hospital has been certified as a MammaCare specialist by the US-based MammaCare Foundation.

More mothers choose breastfeeding, thanks to heightened awareness

More mothers choose breastfeeding, thanks to heightened awareness

More mothers are choosing to breastfeed their newborns, according to a certified lactation consultant at Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) Al Khor Hospital.

Al Khor Hospital Telemedicine System a boon for stroke patients

Al Khor Hospital Telemedicine System a boon for stroke patients

A collaborative initiative by teams across Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has led to the implementation of a telemedicine system that is improving care for stroke patients at Al Khor Hospital.

How will we know driverless cars are safe?

How will we know driverless cars are safe?

Anyone looking for a book about driverless cars – smart, wide-ranging, nontechnical, easy to understand – was pretty much out of luck until Driverless: Intelligent Cars and the Road Ahead was published in September.

More pain seen for emerging currencies, stocks in 2016

More pain seen for emerging currencies, stocks in 2016

Emerging-market currencies slumped this year by the most since 1997, and analysts are forecasting further losses in 2016 as China’s economy slows and the US raises interest rates.

Big, Fast, Amazing

Big, Fast, Amazing

Jonah Lomu, the hulking New Zealand winger who died on Wednesday from kidney disease, dragged rugby union into the modern era with the same ferocity he used to trample opposing players.

Tourists scramble to leave Tunisia after seaside massacre

Tourists scramble to leave Tunisia after seaside massacre

Thousands of scared foreign holidaymakers were being flown from Tunisia after an Islamist gunman killed 38 people, most of them British tourists, at a beach resort